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Indian hockey


Baptism by Belgium: India draft rookies to face World No.1

February 08, 2020 11:03 am

Against Belgium, however, that will be a massive challenge. Reid has left the defence untouched, more or less. The challenge, however, will be bigger for the midfielders and forwards. Not just because of the new combinations, but also because of the quality of the opposition.

Indian women's hockey tour of China cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak

February 07, 2020 4:34 pm

The Indian women's team was scheduled to travel to China from March 14 to 25. However, due to the fast-spreading disease, that has killed over 636 people and infected at least 31,161, it has been cancelled.

FIH Pro League: India wins shootout against Netherlands to collect 2 points

January 19, 2020 7:59 pm

India secured two points from the match (including the bonus point for winning the shoot-out), while the Netherlands got one point as the scoreline was 3-3 at the regulation time.

2019, the year of hope, optimism in Indian hockey

December 30, 2019 8:02 pm

While the men's team handed Russia an 11-3 drubbing on aggregate to seal their Tokyo tickets, the women outwitted USA 6-5 on aggregate to seal only their third Olympic spot ever.

India hold Great Britain to 2-2 draw in last tour match

October 04, 2019 8:05 pm

Owing to goals by Navjot Kaur and Gurjit Kaur, India ended the tour with yet another draw against a relatively stronger Great Britain side, performing exceptionally well during the five matches as they won one, drew three and lost one.

India to open campaign against Netherlands in FIH Pro League

September 04, 2019 4:59 pm

India's chief coach Graham Reid emphasised on the importance of regular exposures against top teams ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.

Arjuna Award will motivate me to do better: Chinglensana

August 27, 2019 4:48 pm

The midfielder, who made his international debut for the senior team at the Champions Challenge in 2011, is one of the few players in the current team to have completed more than 200 caps.

Indian men face Malaysia, women to play Japan in Olympic Test openers

August 16, 2019 6:46 pm

India boast a formidable record against Malaysia, where in the last 10 meetings between the two Asian rivals, India have won six, while Malaysia only managed three victories.

FIH Series Finals: Gurjit scores brace in India's 5-0 win over Poland

June 16, 2019 6:37 pm

Goals from Jyoti, Vandana Katariya, Grjit and Navneet Kaur gave India a deserved 5-0 win over Poland in the FIH Women's Series Finals at Hiroshima on Sunday.

FIH Series Finals: India beat South Africa 5-1 to win gold

June 15, 2019 11:23 pm

Coming into the tournament as overwhelming favourites, World No. 5 India played like champions as they thrashed South Africa in the final 5-1 and remained unbeaten throughout the tournament.